Soapstone's mission is to bring people together to celebrate and support the work of women writers.
We are a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization. All donations are fully tax-deductible.
Administrator: Ruth Gundle
Board President: Patricia Bollin
Board Members: Judith Barrington, Patricia Bollin, Ann Dudley, Janice Gould, Nancy LaPaglia, Maureen Michelson, Katy Riker, Elizabeth Woody, Kathleen Worley
Past Presidents: Ursula K. Le Guin, Judith Barrington, Ann Dudley, and Rebecca Shine
Former board members:
Judith Arcana, Leslie Bevan, Mary Clare, Eva Gold, Elissa Goldberg, Noel Hanlon, Shirley Kishiyama, Ursula K. Le Guin, Mimi Maduro, Madeline Moore, Sharon Morgan, Joanne Mulcahy, Monza Naff, Gloria Olds, Phyllis Oster, Gerry Pearson, Sandy Polishuk, Holly Pruett, Lee Schore, Rebecca Shine, Evelyn C. White
This website was created by Anne Verhoeven based on Soapstone's original site, which was created by Marcia Barrentine (1953–2014). Soapstone is greatly indebted to them both.